There was a wave of excitement as the gubernatorial candidate of the Labour Party, Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, donated N15 million to shop owners whose shops were burnt at Akere Spare Parts Market, Ajegunle in the Apapa area of Lagos State.
On Wednesday morning, a fire broke out at the Spare Parts Market, destroying goods worth millions of naira.
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In the video shared online, the gubernatorial candidate, who visited the scene, was filmed whispering to the man next to him. The man then announced the donation saying, “ He gave us N15 million naira”
The cheers from the crowd drowned the rest of the announcement as the excited traders lifted Rhodes-Vivour in appreciation.